Learn a bit more

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I hope you are all fabulous. My name is Melanie Boyle and I’m thrilled you are curious enough to learn a bit more. So, getting straight to the point… I have clocked up 20 years of leadership experience working with, advising and delivering to Chief Executives and senior leaders, as well as coaching and building high performing leaders and leadership teams.

I have been living my dream. Immersed in the fascinating world of leadership.

In 2016 a spark ignited in my belly. It was time to reassess my career and reflect on my future. I have always been an advocate, coach and mentor for our young wahine but I suddenly realised it was time for me to honour my joy and purposefully pursue this path. My soul had its call to action and I was excited.

By 2020 millennials will be the biggest workforce on the planet and I wanted my future to be focused on preparing our young women to be the great leaders they are destined to be. It is time to maximise this talent and empower these women to self-initiate and navigate a successful leadership career. Wahina toa! Anything is possible.

I look forward to connecting with you all on this journey. It is time for all of us to Step Forward and create a robust women in leadership pipeline.

Ngā mihi nui
Mel Boyle
Mā te huruhuru ka rere te manu (with feathers a bird can fly)

My Credentials

20 years Leadership Experience

20 years leadership experience working with, advising and delivering to Chief Executives and senior leaders, as well as coaching and building high performing leaders and leadership teams.

National and International Experience

Worked with a wide range of organisations including government departments, local government, not-for-profit organisations, privately owned companies and the health sector throughout New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Subject Matter Expertise

Direct experience in the establishment of new services and businesses, leading organisations to co-create culture, common purpose and strategy, leading redesign and transformational programmes and managing change and implementation.

Leadership Development

Expertise in developing leaders and leadership teams. Highly skilled and experienced in the design and facilitation of leadership development programmes and workshops.

Gallup-Certified Strengths Leadership Coach

Significant experience and expertise coaching people and leadership teams on how to harness their strengths, deliver strengths-based leadership and develop their authentic leadership style.

All-Of-Government and Leadership Development Centre

Leadership Development Centre expert Facilitation and Design panel. All-Of-Government provider panel Consultancy services for Change and Human Resources.

Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach

As a Gallup-Certified Strengths Leadership Coach. I am passionate about bringing the best out of people through strengths based leadership development. I provide individual or leadership team based coaching to enable people to value and develop their talents into powerful strengths, thereby achieving higher levels of engagement, well being, performance and ultimately success.

We make it simple

Invest in yourself

Access best practice tools, expertise, know how and programmes tailored to the needs of young women looking to develop their skills and take on future leadership roles. These programmes are designed to empower you to Step Forward, harness your potential and maximise your performance, while working and connecting with an amazing community of like-minded women.

Do you want to become a leader but do not know how to advance?

Do you want to grow your leadership skills and your impact?

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Do you want to be a part of a movement toward greater leadership balance?

Do you want to be accessible, inclusive and a trailblazer for the next generation of leaders?

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